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I just completed my 500th hub!

  1. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 8 years ago

    This was a personal goal for me, and I just finished #500. Now I'm going to try to do the yucky stuff like backlinks and promoting the hubs in other ways.

    The writing comes easy for me, and I love it - I just don't like the other parts! I know I have to do it, though, if I want traffic.

    1. Dorsi profile image92
      Dorsiposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      WOW Habee- 500 hubs!! That's awesome. Congrats and you will have fun doing your linking and marketing!!

    2. AEvans profile image79
      AEvansposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      You go girl!!! That is a lot of writing but you certainly have earned your title! big_smile

    3. prettydarkhorse profile image64
      prettydarkhorseposted 8 years agoin reply to this


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      Justine76posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      holy smokes habee!!!! thats freakin' awesome!!

    5. gramarye profile image60
      gramaryeposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Habee, that's fantastic. However, I don't envy you backlinking them all. I've been working on backlinking 46, and I find it takes me about one day per site. Tried to do a spreadsheet to keep track of where I'd been and what I'd done, but it seemed to make it all that much harder. All the best, and with 500 in 10 months, you should find it just a new focus (its fun to watch the outcomes, and you do see changes!)

      1. rmcrayne profile image97
        rmcrayneposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        I does sound daunting.  I was thinking about doing one or two sites at a time, and do it for one hub grouping at a time.  I might start with my food/recipe hub group, or music hub group.  Practice on them, then move on to some of my groups more near and dear.

    6. SimeyC profile image96
      SimeyCposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Wow good for you! I'm closing in on 200 - the point where I've also decided to do some decent SEO....where SEO of course stands for SimeyC Eats Oranges! or SimeyC Explodes Overtly!

    7. shazwellyn profile image59
      shazwellynposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Well done Habee!  I knew you could do it! big_smile

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    Crazdwriterposted 8 years ago

    WOOHOO! That is great habee...now hold it at 500 and let me catch up. Might take a few years but I'll get there lol

  3. Ohma profile image74
    Ohmaposted 8 years ago


  4. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 8 years ago

    Thanks, pals! Ohma - that looks kinda like my granddaughters' room!

    1. Ohma profile image74
      Ohmaposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      mine too

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    Crazdwriterposted 8 years ago

    Hey I wanna jump on my bed! I never got the chance when I was little sad lol

  6. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 8 years ago

    Go ahead, Crazd! Just be careful - my daughter broke her collar bone doing that when she was a kid!

    1. wrenfrost56 profile image82
      wrenfrost56posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Ouch, I split my head open when I was jumping on my bed as a kid, always bounce with caution. sad

      Many congrats with the hubs habee, 500 wow! smile I was pleased I'm nearly at 50! lol

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    Crazdwriterposted 8 years ago

    oooo owie owie owie your poor daughter! and yea I don't dare...I wouldn't just hurt myself but would probably end up killing myself lol

  8. earnestshub profile image88
    earnestshubposted 8 years ago

    So very happy for you habee! That is a shipload of hubs! lol

  9. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 8 years ago

    Hi, Dorsi! Hi, Earnest! Hi, Julianna!

    1. Faybe Bay profile image73
      Faybe Bayposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Habee congratulations! That is a lot of work, plus your web site and everything else you do. I don't know how you got 500 hubs! This is amazing!

  10. Rochelle Frank profile image93
    Rochelle Frankposted 8 years ago

    Wow-- you are a busy (HA)bee!  Wish I could pop hubs out like you do. We-- most of us-- are in awe. Great job!

  11. charanjeet kaur profile image59
    charanjeet kaurposted 8 years ago

    Habeeeee wohooooooo from me as well, wow that is a great number to beat. Great job and congrats!!!

  12. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 8 years ago

    Faye, I'm impressed that you know about my website! You must have seen the link on my profile page. I'm constantly adding to it and my fishing blog. Some days I'm not sure which end is up! lol

  13. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 8 years ago

    Thanks heaps, Rochelle and charanjeet! My head is so full of crap that it just flows out! lol

    1. Faybe Bay profile image73
      Faybe Bayposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I don't know how you did it, in 10 months, you must never sleep! And then the medical, and the tests! Habee you are superwoman, Wonder Woman!

  14. RedElf profile image90
    RedElfposted 8 years ago

    Congratulations! Well done - you go girl!

  15. Mieka profile image68
    Miekaposted 8 years ago

    Wow, nice! Congratulations! Time for some well-deserved rest I'd say! sad

  16. DanPowers profile image55
    DanPowersposted 8 years ago

    Wow, well done! I have made it to 100, maybe 500 is my next target.

  17. Niteriter profile image78
    Niteriterposted 8 years ago

    Is 500 Hubs even legal? Congratulations on a big, big milestone. Try to stay out of jail!

    1. habee profile image94
      habeeposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Niteriter, if they toss me in the slammer, will you bring me a cake with a file in it??

  18. CMHypno profile image94
    CMHypnoposted 8 years ago

    Congratulations Habee, 500 is a truly awesome amount of hubs - I've only done about 86 in the same amount of time!

  19. Cagsil profile image60
    Cagsilposted 8 years ago

    Congratulations HABEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    You get One Trophy for every 100 Hubs!!!!!!!! smile wink

    You get One Dancer for every 100 Hubs!!!!!!!! smile wink

  20. emievil profile image77
    emievilposted 8 years ago

    Wow! 500 hubs! That's one heck of an achievement. Congrats habee!

  21. Anamika S profile image58
    Anamika Sposted 8 years ago

    This is fantastic! Congratulations, and i hope to see you reaching many more milestones.

  22. Ms Chievous profile image79
    Ms Chievousposted 8 years ago

    Great Job Habee!  take time to celebrate your acheivement!

  23. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 8 years ago

    Thanks, guys! And Ray, thanks for the dancing men!

  24. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 8 years ago

    Hi, Justine. I love you, girlfriend! Hang in there.

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      Justine76posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      thanks. smile

  25. rmcrayne profile image97
    rmcrayneposted 8 years ago

    Holy Moley Holle!! THat's outstanding.  I average 16 hubs a month, so I should be at 500 in another 2 years.  I felt kinda burned out after 28 contest hubs in 28 days. I'm really slow I guess.

    I've vowed to prioritize backlinks and promoting over new content for a while.  At least philosophically, I totally get sunforged's 60 day hub challenge. 

    I've printed up a stack of his hubs, and some additional info on bookmarking sites from enlightenedsoul.  My plan pretty much starts here, with sunforged: 

    http://hubpages.com/hub/Get-Website-Tra … -earn-from

    What's your strategy?

    1. habee profile image94
      habeeposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Rose Mary, I'm working on backlinks, and I now have my own website and my own fishing blog.

      Thanks to everyone for the wonderful support!!

      1. rmcrayne profile image97
        rmcrayneposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        What's your strategy/plan for backlinks?  Are you using the sites sunforged recommends? (If you don't mind me asking?)

  26. liswilliams profile image41
    liswilliamsposted 8 years ago

    that's awesome Habee! it's fantastic when you love writing and don't worry all the backlinks and admin will pay off smile

  27. jayjay40 profile image82
    jayjay40posted 8 years ago

    I stand in awe, Well done and keep up the good work

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    pinkyleeposted 8 years ago

    not much i can say that hasnt been said already but habee you did an amazing job! keep it up girl ..

  29. myownworld profile image77
    myownworldposted 8 years ago

    Brilliant work Habee...I know no one as hard working as you!!! Do remember to celebrate with a day at the spa now... wink

  30. fastfreta profile image78
    fastfretaposted 8 years ago


  31. Lady_E profile image73
    Lady_Eposted 8 years ago

    Well done Habee, that's a lorra Hubs:

    Sprinkle some of that Hub Magic on me. lol.
    Best Wishes. smile


  32. _cheryl_ profile image81
    _cheryl_posted 8 years ago

    Awesome habee! Congrats!! That's a lot of work...smile

  33. bojanglesk8 profile image59
    bojanglesk8posted 8 years ago

    Damn, that's a great accomplishment!

  34. K Partin profile image58
    K Partinposted 8 years ago

    habee way to go what an accomplishment! Here's to 500 more huh? lol

  35. Stacie L profile image88
    Stacie Lposted 8 years ago

    I'm having a brain freeze lately..
    Congrats on your accomplishments!!
    501 is awesome..

  36. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 8 years ago

    I'm using some of those. I also contribute to a few blogs when I find one that matches one of my hubs. any advice for me?

    BTW, I just had my highest adsense day today - ever!!

    1. rmcrayne profile image97
      rmcrayneposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Just what I said before.  sunforged is my 'go to' source.  I can relate to how he explains things, and I think he is respectful in answering questions.  I have a "sunforged" bookmark folder.  I also have folders for Mark Knowles, Lizzie, darkside, and will probably start a ryankett folder. 

      I'd also recommend peeping in on the 60 Day Challenge folks from time to time, especially during the 2nd phase, promotion. 

      I had a better than average day today.  I had my best day in March, a $7+ day!  That's way more than an average day.

  37. browsed profile image58
    browsedposted 8 years ago


  38. Stevennix2001 profile image91
    Stevennix2001posted 8 years ago

    you go girl! congrats!

  39. theherbivorehippi profile image79
    theherbivorehippiposted 8 years ago

    Congrats habee!  The best part about your 500 hubs is that they are interesting and quality too!  I enjoy reading them and it's clear that you put time and thought into them.

  40. Money Glitch profile image78
    Money Glitchposted 8 years ago

    That is just mind-blowing!http://www.planetsmilies.com/smilies/party/party0002.gif   Awesome!  Congratulations, Habee! You go girl!

  41. andromida profile image62
    andromidaposted 8 years ago

    Well Done smile

  42. lovelypaper profile image66
    lovelypaperposted 8 years ago

    Awsome achievement! Congrats, Habee! I'm just setting my goal for 100 at a time.

  43. samboiam profile image58
    samboiamposted 8 years ago

    That is awesome. That is good news. You are a wonderful writer and you make HP an enjoyable experience.

  44. travelespresso profile image82
    travelespressoposted 8 years ago

    Wonderful news Habee.  You go girl!!!

  45. Hmrjmr1 profile image80
    Hmrjmr1posted 8 years ago

    WTG Habee!!!


  46. Supatrupa profile image56
    Supatrupaposted 8 years ago

    wow thats impressive.. I struggled to write my first one and you've reached a milestone! You should write a hub titled "how to write 500 hubs"

    Congrats wink

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    mtsi1098posted 8 years ago

    congrats...what a buffet all those recipes would make smile

  48. CASE1WORKER profile image70
    CASE1WORKERposted 8 years ago

    i am so impressed, i have mananged one so far! well done!

  49. viryabo profile image86
    viryaboposted 8 years ago

    Congratulations habee. To achieve this in such a short while (10 months), is highly commendable. Well done.
    Visited your holiday websites. Nice.
    Where do you get all the energy from? smile

  50. Boomer60 profile image59
    Boomer60posted 8 years ago

    Habee, You go girl! Over 500 hubs in 10 months is unbelievable. You deserve a huge pat on the back. I'll definitely be following you!